Some 20 high-level officials from the National Development and Reform Commission and 15 Provincial delegations are taking part in Italy, from 14 to 28 October 2018, in a training programme on the Effects and Tendency of Income distribution policy coordinated by the Italian National Social Security Fund INPS.
A pre-departure technical briefing session was organized for the group of participants led by Mr. Ha Zengyou, Director General, Department of Employment and Income distribution, NDRC. Participants could familiarize themselves with the topics to be addressed during the training, thanks to presentations on Income distribution and on Employment and Quality development, delivered respectively by prof. Li Shi, from Beijing Normal University, and prof. Yang Weiguo, Renmin University, short term experts with the EU-China Social protection reform project, SPRP. Ms. Tang Ling, SPRP Project coordinator for NDRC, Mr. Gruat, Resident Expert and Mr. Fang Lianquan, Main Expert (Research) with Component One of the Project, also addressed the participants. This training is the 4th one organized abroad by the project Component One.